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  1. Editorial: Unsolved murders haunt USRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ReporterHerald.com

    Statistics about crime might paint a misleading picture. The public is told that some statistics show the rate of murder is down, for example, but the nation should be mindful of a study by the Scripps Howard News Service reporting that there are 200,000 unsolved homicides in the United States.

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  2. Storm causes delay in Cape Cod Times home deliveryRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cape Cod Times

    Due to the extreme weather conditions, delivery of the Cape Cod Times to homes and stores could be delayed. For your convenience you will find full access to our website, which includes the e-edition, a digital replica of the newspaper.

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  3. Robert Kraft strongly defends Patriots' integrityRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cape Cod Times

    New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft demanded an apology from the league once the Patriots are found to be not guilty of breaking any rules regarding using under-inflated footballs in the AFC championship game. "I believe unconditionally that the New England Patriots did nothing wrong in this process that was in violation of NFL rules," Kraft said at the team's first media availability in Arizona.

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  4. How military budget could buy us a bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cape Cod Times

    In case of an emergency, the military forces at Camp Edwards would need unfettered access to the routes over the canal. A new bridge would meet those needs.

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  5. Swimming upstreamRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Journal Gazette

    A bill to eliminate all but the federally required tests for Colorado students is pending, while resistance to standardized testing grows across the nation.

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  6. Each can do his part in fight for equalityRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cape Cod Times

    On Jan. 19 I did the march and attended the service of commemoration at the Federated Church in Hyannis to honor the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. It was great to see so many individuals paying tribute to his legacy of social justice and equality for all. The clergy from different religious groups emphasized the importance of each of us having the opportunity to make a positive change in the world.

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  7. Frank Berwell Goudey, 78Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cape Cod Times

    A native of Brockton, MA, he was son of the late Frank Berwell Goudey Sr. and the late Helen Myers Goudey. He earned a degree in civil engineering at Woster Polly Tech.

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  8. Editorial: Best policy is limited standardized testingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Star

    Staff photo by Rob Novitt The requirements of standardized testing currently remain in fluxfor students and policy makers both in South Carolina and federally. They may be a necessary evil, but too often, standardized testing leads to trying to put a square peg in a round hole.

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  9. Vincent J. Bruno, 93Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cape Cod Times

    Vincent Joseph "Jim" Bruno, 93, of Plymouth, formerly of East Boston, Saugus and South Yarmouth, passed away at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital, Plymouth on Jan. 18. Husband of the late Eileen D. Bruno; he leaves his daughters, Patricia M. Horton and her husband Richard, Joan M. Vigliotte and her husband Michael, Noreen A. Famulari and her husband Paul; and son, James Thomas Bruno and his wife Deborah and the late James T. Bruno. He also leaves a brother, Raffaelo "Ralph" Bruno, eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

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  10. James Cervantes, Lt. Col. USAFRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cape Cod Times

    Born in Eldon, IA, as the son of Mexican immigrants, Jim enlisted in the Army Air Corps during World War II, earning his pilot wings in the final months of the war. He subsequently served in the Occupation of Japan, the Korean Conflict and the Vietnam War.

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  11. Home Help: 5 ways to revamp your outdoor living space this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cape Cod Times

    Do long, winter days holed up indoors have you dreaming of a new deck to relax on come springtime? Whether you envision transforming a deck into a personal sanctuary or building a new outdoor living space for backyard entertaining, now is the perfect time to start turning those dreams into reality. 1. Deck details: A deck only looks as good as its boards, which is why it is important to select decking that is as durable as it is attractive.

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  12. Book Notes: Joan Price offers a guide to sex after 50Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cape Cod Times

    Yes, it's true. There's plenty of romance after 50. And because I'm writing for family newspapers, I won't get graphic.

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  13. Our opinion: Tame asset forfeitureRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Times Observer

    When asset forfeiture power was added to the tools law enforcement agencies have several years ago, some people applauded the move. Then they began hearing of what can only be considered abuse of the authority.

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  14. Fire destroys plow truck; driver reported uninjuredRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cape Cod Times

    Around 8:45 p.m. emergency personnel responded to Lothrop Avenue at Great Western Road to reports of a pickup truck on fire, police said. The truck caught fire and the driver pulled over, police said.

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  15. Finally some common senseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Xenia Daily Gazette

    Voters are rolling back pot prohibition, and even members of Congress are getting on the bandwagon.Until recent years, marijuana prohibitionists have been able to intimidate most reform-minded politicians by simply threatening to brand them as "soft on drugs." But finally, thanks to determined activists and broad support from the general public, politicians are starting to use common sense when it comes to pot.

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  16. Ex-Army prosecutor found guilty of rape at court-martialRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Boston Herald

    A former U.S. Army prosecutor who oversaw sexual assault cases has been found guilty on rape and other charges following a six-day court-martial at Fort Bragg, military officials said Monday. Maj. Erik J. Burris was found guilty on two charges of rape, a charge of forcible sodomy, four charges of assault and a charge of disobeying an order, the Army said in a five-sentence statement.

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  17. BMV's biggest job: Regain public trustRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Journalgazette.net

    In the ongoing efforts of the Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles to convince the public that it is worthy of our confidence, the agency's worst enemy is itself. In August 2013, BMV officials admitted the agency has been overcharging many drivers for their operators' licenses since 2007.

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  18. Keeping college affordable for mostRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Journalgazette.net

    President Barack Obama has caused a furor with his plan to tax withdrawals from so-called 529 plans, a tax-advantaged savings account through which families save for children's college tuition. Annual contributions to 529s, often deductible from state income taxes, accumulate earnings tax-free and then under current law can be withdrawn tax-free to pay for tuition and other college expenses.

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  19. Legislative update: Budgeting education, healthcare concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | LaGrange Daily News

    The activity in the second week of the Georgia General Assembly was limited to the House and Senate Appropriations Committees meeting in Joint conference to receive the Governor's $21.8 billion budget request.

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  20. In our opinion: It's time to end the federal gas taxRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Deseret News

    Funded by the federal gas tax, the federal highway fund adds unnecessary bureaucracy to what is primarily a state obligation. Congress is looking at devolving highway maintenance responsibilities to the states, ending the need for a federal gas tax.

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